The Wish Gatherer
Author(s): Noah Mosley and J L Williams
Company: English Touring Opera with Julie’s Bicycle
Running time: 0h 45min approx
Age recommendation: 7–11
The Wish Gatherer is the first instalment in English Touring Opera's trilogy of Climate Change operas.
Made in collaboration with Julie’s Bicycle, The Wish Gatherer will explore the impact of climate change on the natural world, in a national curriculum-linked adventure story.
The story follows Lola, a young girl struggling with the effects on her world after COVID, her parents' recent divorce and the climate crisis. Join Lola on her journey and meet the magical Wish Gatherer, the mysterious and dark Muddier, the disenchanted bee, Bumbella and the enterprising Seed Planter in this story of beauty, loss, revolution and new beginnings.